News story: UK space survey 2018: we want your input

first_imgFinance data We run this survey every 2 years as a regular study of the characteristics and performance of space-related organisations in the UK – covering research, science, engineering, supply and use of space and satellite services. It is the best source of definitive information about the size and shape of the UK space sector. Read the previous survey results from 2016.We use this evidence to track the growth of the industry, identify emerging trends and any limiting constraints, and to make the best possible case for funding. It helps us to shape UK space policy and support industry in reaching the ambitious target of growing to £40 billion by 2030.We have again selected London Economics to carry out the study on our behalf. This year’s survey has been significantly streamlined in response to feedback, and should be easier to complete than in previous years in approximately 20 minutes.If you are only able to provide partial or approximate information, that would still be useful. All information provided will be treated in the strictest confidence, and only aggregate information will be published.To complete the survey, you will need the following data: Breakdown of employee headcount by location and role Employee qualifications by type Complete the survey. R&D spend in total and by source (internal, external) Internal costs / budget data for details on spend on subcontractors and other supplier inputs by location (UK and non-UK based) and sector (space and non-space) HR / Payroll datacenter_img Annual accounts: 2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17 (if available) Turnover / Budget / Funding (net received) Employee headcount Sales data Breakdown of turnover into space-related and non-space activities Breakdown of space-related turnover by domain, customer region and customer type If you have any queries about the survey please contact:Greg SadlierLondon Economics020 3701 [email protected] you in advance for participating.last_img read more

How the $2 trillion stimulus package will impact business

first_img continue reading » COVID-19 has had an unimaginable impact on nearly every aspect of daily life for consumers and businesses alike around the world. Currently, the disease shows no sign of slowing down, and the concern for how this will impact American lives and businesses continues to grow. With the rising concern of the economy, the U.S. Congress has responded in a big way, negotiating a historic, bi-partisan $2 trillion stimulus package in hopes of breathing life into our struggling economy.The stimulus package will offer relief to consumers and businesses alike, and like most legislation, can be complex, so we’ll outline some of the major provisions that will impact businesses in today’s blog post.What is included in the stimulus package?The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, is the largest economic stimulus package in modern history. The bill includes $2 trillion in tax provisions and other stimulus measures, including emergency business lending. The infusion of cash promises to provide assistance for struggling American businesses and families, as well as healthcare workers that are standing on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19. ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more